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Looking Ahead

Posted on 01/3/2008 by |Archived Contributer | Comments

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Today, the universe is focused on Iowa, but the next stop on the way to November 2008 is New Hampshire. And what’s happening in New Hampshire besides watching Iowa? They are being besieged by lots of campaigns and not just the candidate kind. And Boston Globe’s online political guru James Pindell tells the Hippo Press, “There’s such a [glut] of them now. I don’t think they’ve had much effect or any effect on the race, with the exception of AARP’s ‘Divided We Fail,’ They were able to bring the candidates to them instead of going to the campaigns,” he said. “A smart organization is one that figures out the new model.”
Not bad, not bad at all.